• Athens

    MILLER JR., Isaac

    Isaac Nelson Miller Jr. “Ike” passed away on September 24, 2018 in Kaufman, Texas at the age of 93. He was born April 21, 1925 in Henderson County, Texas to the late Isaac Nelson Miller and the late Jessie Pearl Montgomery. He was the youngest of 9 siblings. He was married to Vema Ray Miller of Henderson County for 76 years until her death in 2017. Together they made their home in Seagoville, Texas where they raised 3 sons. Ike was a USMC veteran who served in the Pacific Theater from 1944-1946 during World War II. After returning home he worked for Dallas Power and Light for 30 years before…

  • Athens

    MCELROY, Brandon

    On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, Major Brandon Hawn McElroy, of Athens, TX passed away at the age of 43. Brandon was born on January 13, 1975 in Dallas, Texas to Ronald and JoAnne (Hawn) McElroy. After graduating from Athens in 1993, where he was a member of the 1992 District Football Champions, Brandon attended Texas A&M University, where he was a member of the Corps of Cadets and Parson's Mounted Cavalry. He received his Bachelor's Degree in History in 1998. In 2004, Brandon earned his Master's in History from Stephen F. Austin State University and was commissioned in the United States Army. Brandon served two tours in Iraq and one…

  • Athens

    MILLER JR., Isaac

    Isaac Nelson Miller Jr. “Ike” passed away on September 24, 2018 in Kaufman, Texas at the age of 93. He was born April 21, 1925 in Henderson County, Texas to the late Isaac Nelson Miller and the late Jessie Pearl Montgomery. He was the youngest of 9 siblings. He was married to Vema Ray Miller of Henderson County for 76 years until her death in 2017. Together they made their home in Seagoville, Texas where they raised 3 sons. Ike was a USMC veteran who served in the Pacific Theater from 1944-1946 during World War II. After returning home he worked for Dallas Power and Light for 30 years before…

  • Athens

    MCELROY, Brandon

    On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, Major Brandon Hawn McElroy, of Athens, TX passed away at the age of 43. Brandon was born on January 13, 1975 in Dallas, Texas to Ronald and JoAnne (Hawn) McElroy. After graduating from Athens in 1993, where he was a member of the 1992 District Football Champions, Brandon attended Texas A&M University, where he was a member of the Corps of Cadets and Parson's Mounted Cavalry. He received his Bachelor's Degree in History in 1998. In 2004, Brandon earned his Master's in History from Stephen F. Austin State University and was commissioned in the United States Army. Brandon served two tours in Iraq and one…

  • Athens

    MILLER JR., Isaac

    Isaac Nelson Miller Jr. “Ike” passed away on September 24, 2018 in Kaufman, Texas at the age of 93. He was born April 21, 1925 in Henderson County, Texas to the late Isaac Nelson Miller and the late Jessie Pearl Montgomery. He was the youngest of 9 siblings. He was married to Vema Ray Miller of Henderson County for 76 years until her death in 2017. Together they made their home in Seagoville, Texas where they raised 3 sons. Ike was a USMC veteran who served in the Pacific Theater from 1944-1946 during World War II. After returning home he worked for Dallas Power and Light for 30 years before…

  • Athens

    MCELROY, Brandon

    On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, Major Brandon Hawn McElroy, of Athens, TX passed away at the age of 43. Brandon was born on January 13, 1975 in Dallas, Texas to Ronald and JoAnne (Hawn) McElroy. After graduating from Athens in 1993, where he was a member of the 1992 District Football Champions, Brandon attended Texas A&M University, where he was a member of the Corps of Cadets and Parson's Mounted Cavalry. He received his Bachelor's Degree in History in 1998. In 2004, Brandon earned his Master's in History from Stephen F. Austin State University and was commissioned in the United States Army. Brandon served two tours in Iraq and one…

  • Greenville

    HOLLEYMAN, Catherine

    Frances Catherine Holleyman, 97, of Waxahachie, passed away in her home from natural causes. She was born May 31, 1921, in Cash, to Walter Perry and Ella Ferguson Perry. Catherine is survived by her oldest son, Kirk Bradford Holleyman, his wife Debbie and two granddaughters, Kristen Nicole and Dayna Renee; her youngest son, Carl Reeves Holleyman; her sister, Cordella Rambo; and her brother, Reeves Baldwin Perry. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jewell Bradford “Brad” Holleyman and her sister, Bennie Ariel Drew. Catherine grew up in Greenville and graduated from Greenville High School in 1938. In 1943, she graduated with a bachelor of science degree from the Texas…

  • Greenville

    SPENCE, Wallace

    William Wallace Spence, 79, of Quinlan, passed away Sept. 23, 2018. A memorial service will be held Friday, Sept. 28, at 2 p.m., at the Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel. Mr. Spence was born Jan. 2, 1939, in Rockwall, to Charlie Sydney Spence and Ruby Faye Martin. He married Evangelina Urias on Oct. 26, 2013 in Quinlan. He worked as the manager of North Texas Title in Greenville, was a 32nd degree Mason, of Lodge 441 of Garland, and a lifetime member of The American Quarter Horse Association. He is survived by his wife, Evangelina Spence; sons, Steven Scott Spence and Damon Chad Spence; step-daughter, Evangeline Saenz; brother, Rodney Anthony Spence;…

  • Greenville

    JOHNSON, Lynne

    Lynne Margaret Johnson, 67, of Greenville, passed away Sept. 24, 2018, at Hunt Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Coker-Mathews is in charge of arrangements. Lynne was born in Manchester, England on Sept. 11, 1951, to Emmett “Joe” and Dorothy Gandy Johnson. Lynne worked in the sales and advertising department of the Greenville Herald Banner. She was of the Baptist faith and attended Highland Terrace Baptist Church. Lynne is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Philip and Anita Johnson of Caddo Mills; nieces, Candlelynn Coats and husband Greg of Greenville, and Amber Johnson and husband Jeff of Caddo Mills; nephew, John Johnson of…

  • Henderson

    Marvin L. ‘Buddy’ Colmer

    A Celebration of Life for Marvin L. “Buddy” Colmer, 82, of Lufkin will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Tim Watson and Reverend Mark A. Newton officiating. Private family…

  • Henderson

    Marvin L. ‘Buddy’ Colmer

    A Celebration of Life for Marvin L. “Buddy” Colmer, 82, of Lufkin will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Tim Watson and Reverend Mark A. Newton officiating. Private family…

  • Henderson

    Marvin L. ‘Buddy’ Colmer

    A Celebration of Life for Marvin L. “Buddy” Colmer, 82, of Lufkin will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Tim Watson and Reverend Mark A. Newton officiating. Private family…

  • El Campo

    Mary Milburn

    Mary Ann Milburn, 66, of Rosenberg, passed away Sept. 22, 2018. She was born in El Campo on Feb. 11, 1952 to Albin and Betty Prochazka Bronikowski.

  • El Campo

    Mary Milburn

    Mary Ann Milburn, 66, of Rosenberg, passed away Sept. 22, 2018. She was born in El Campo on Feb. 11, 1952 to Albin and Betty Prochazka Bronikowski.

  • El Campo

    Mary Milburn

    Mary Ann Milburn, 66, of Rosenberg, passed away Sept. 22, 2018. She was born in El Campo on Feb. 11, 1952 to Albin and Betty Prochazka Bronikowski.